Other than being a runaway slave from George Washington’s plantation, there isn’t much known about Ona or Oney Judge.
Despite a cavalcade of political distractions and a legal battle over immigration, President Trump appears to be focused on funding Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs).
Children rarely forget the moment when a teacher might inadvertently display a racial bias.
DOE and Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs: Students’ rights in light of Trump travel executive order
In light of Donald Trump’s new executive order banning entry into the U.S. for travelers from seven Muslim-majority nations, the Department of Education and Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs issued the following guidelines to help people worried about present conditions.
With Vice President Mike Pence casting the deciding vote Tuesday afternoon, Betsy DeVos is now Secretary of the Department of Education.
For several weeks I’ve been mulling over the idea of featuring a profile of the men behind famous women.
Linda Aïnouche is a French anthropologist who directed and produced her first award-winning film called “Dreadlocks Story.”
During a recent trip to Ghana and beyond its stated purposes, I found it difficult not to think of the number of African-Americans who went there after Kwame Nkrumah came to power in 1957.
Rutgers University-New Brunswick and the Paul Robeson Cultural Center are celebrating Black History Month with a series of events
Mineola Union Free School District in New York state has announced that homework and exams will be postponed on the day of the Hindu festival of Diwali.
500 applaud as Brooklyn students win awards for art, essay and poetry works celebrating Dr. King’s legacy and life
Monday, Jan. 16, the Central Brooklyn Martin Luther King Commission honored Dr. King’s life through the eyes of Brooklyn’s youth.
Fastweb.com is honoring African American History Month with a focus on important scholarship opportunities available for graduate, undergraduate and college-bound African American students.
Governor Andrew Cuomo is pushing to make New York the first state in the country to adopt a tuition-free plan at both two-year and four-year public colleges.
Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams and Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. announced the creation of a new “Gifted and Talented Education Task Force” to study issues surrounding gifted and talented education in New York City public schools, as well ...
All over the city communities celebrated the national holiday for Dr. Martin Luther King.